Prof. Pietro Palma MD


Pietro graduated from the University of Bologna, Laurea in Medicina e Chirurgia cum laude. Pietro specialized in Otorhinolaryngology and Cervico-Facial Surgery, University of Sienna, Italy. Pietro completed several fellowships in rhinoplasty, facial plastic surgery and rhinology in top level university centers, in Europe and USA


  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)
  • European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery (EAFPS)
  • European Rhinologic Society (ERS)
  • Corresponding Member, German Society of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (DGHNOKHC)
  • Italian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (AICPE)
  • Italian ORL Society of Facial Plastic Surgery (AICEFF)
  • Italian Academy of Rhinology (IAR)
  • Italian Society of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (SIO)

Scientific Publications

Pietro has published numerous scientific papers, mainly covering the topics of rhinoplasty. His paper on Hybrid Rhinoplasty has been published in the journal Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery in 2010.
Pietro co-authored two textbooks.
Pietro authored several chapters in reference international textbooks
Current Positions

– Private practice, The Face Clinic, Milano, Italy
– Consultant, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, University of Insubria-Varese, Italy (Director: Prof. Paolo Castelnuovo)
– Clinical Professor, Dept of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Brescia and Insubria-Varese, Italy